ROYCE RINGPitching Coach
Begins his first season with the Cyclones and his fourth season in the Mets organization.
Spent the 2016 season as the pitching coach at Kingsport (A) of the Appalachian League.
Served in the same role with the Gulf Coast Mets in 2014 and 2015.
A lefthander, he pitched for the Mets in 2005-2006 and compiled an 0-2 record with a 3.46 ERA in 26 games.
Played in the majors from 2005-2010 with the Mets, Braves, Padres and Yankees.
Acquired by the Mets in 2003 along with pitcher Edwin Almonte and infielder Andrew Salvo from Chicago (AL) in a trade that sent Roberto Alomar to the White Sox.
Royce, 36, lives in San Diego with his wife and two daughters.